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Induction Event for New Postgraduate Researchers

Venue details are sent as outlook calendar invitation after booking
Thursday 16 January 2020, 09:00–14:00
Doctoral School
Doctoral School
01248 382357

All new Postgraduate Researchers are warmly invited to attend the induction event to be held on Thursday 16th January 2020 in Main University Building, Cledwyn Conference Room 3 (TCR3), College Road.  It will be a perfect opportunity for new researchers to meet one another.  The programme includes information from the Doctoral School, Student Services, Library Services and the Students’ Union. You will have the opportunity to meet the faces behind the e-mails. We have also invited a supervisor and a postgraduate researcher to contribute to the day.  

We do hope you can join us! (Lunch will be provided)

[If you intend to come to the induction event please register online or contact]


9.00 am                               Registration

9.15 am                               Welcome

Professor John Turner, Head of School, School of Ocean Sciences

9.30 am                                Role of the Doctoral Supervisor

Professor John Turner, Head of School, School of Ocean Sciences

10.00 am                             Role of the Doctoral Supervisor

Dr Ross Roberts, School of Sport, Health and Exercise Sciences

10.30 am                             Break and Coffee

10.45 am                             A research student’s perspective

Andrew Van Der Schatte Olivier, School of ocean Sciences 

11.00 am                            PGR Processes- Progression, Regulations etc.

Professor John Turner, Head of School, School of Ocean Sciences 

11.30 am                             Students Union/ DocSoc –Mark Barrow, President SU 

11.45 am                             Support available from the Library and Archives Service

Dr Beth Hall, Academic Support Librarian, Library Services 

12.15 pm                              Lunch 

1.00 pm                               Doctoral Training and Development Opportunities 

Dr Penny Dowdney, Manager of the Doctoral School 

1.30 pm                               Student Support Services

Kim Davies, Student Services 

1.45 pm                               Q&A/ Networking

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